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Wesley Manor wins 2016 Best of Senior Living Award

Wesley Manor Retirement Community has been recently selected as a 2016 Best of Senior Living Award Winner on SeniorAdvisor.com, the largest ratings and reviews site for senior care and services in North America. Winners of the SeniorAdvisor.com Best of 2016 Awards represent the top tier of in-home care, assisted living, and other senior living providers, based on the

Stites & Harbison Promotes 15 Attorneys

Stites & Harbison, PLLC announced today that 15 attorneys have been promoted within the law firm. Twelve have been elected to membership and three have been elected to Counsel, effective January 2016. The new Members (Partners) include: · Michael Kim – Alexandria office – Business Litigation Service Group · Stephen Weyer – Alexandria office –

Wesley Manor wins 2016 Best of Senior Living Award

Wesley Manor Retirement Community has been recently selected as a 2016 Best of Senior Living Award Winner on SeniorAdvisor.com, the largest ratings and reviews site for senior care and services in North America. Winners of the SeniorAdvisor.com Best of 2016 Awards represent the top tier of in-home care, assisted living, and other senior living providers, based on the

Finally, CMS resolves stark inconsistencies in Stark Law

  On November 16, 2015, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) published final rules that add two new exceptions to the Stark Law and clarify several existing definitions and standards.  With the new rules, CMS hopes to “accommodate delivery and payment system reform, to reduce burden, and to facilitate compliance,” and to “expand

Doug Farnsley inducted as President of the Kentucky Bar Association

Stites & Harbison, PLLC is pleased to announce that attorney Doug Farnsley was recently inducted as president of the Kentucky Bar Association (KBA).  The induction ceremony was held on June 18 at the KBA Annual Convention in Lexington, Ky.  Farnsley’s one-year term begins July 1, 2015.  He is the fifth Stites & Harbison attorney to

Government Affairs

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A generic approach to biosimilar substitution won’t do

By Kyle Keeney In Kentucky you don’t have to look far to find the positive impacts of health care innovation. From preventative medicines to new cures, advances in medical technology have been the driving force behind significant improvements in patient health. But as new treatment options are introduced to the market, protecting patient safety has

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Healthcare issues in the upcoming elections

By Ben Keeton After a brief delay, the primary elections are official and we can move our attention to the upcoming general elections in November.  While we can feel a bit of relief from the campaign commercials, the next several months are important as the candidates present their vision for the future of Kentucky.  Healthcare

Features

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At the center of the Medicaid universe

Kentucky is doing things differently and will lead the call for innovation in the Medicaid system. By Ben Keeton   Medicaid is an important part of the business of healthcare in Kentucky. One in four Kentuckians is covered by a Medicaid plan, pumping in almost $6 billion into the healthcare system. While always a topic

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